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All the ways of building / by L. Lamprey; illustrated by Helène Carter.

Author/creator Lamprey, Louise, 1869-1951
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoNew York : The Macmillan Co., 1933.
Descriptionxiv pages, 1 leaf, 304 pages including frontispiece : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents How the wild men built -- Tenting people -- Egyptian cornerstones -- House of the Ka -- All the way to Babylon -- Courts for owls -- Glory that was Greece -- Roman palisades -- Where the eagles went -- On the caravan track -- Haroun al Raschid's country -- Moors' dream in Spain -- Pagoda people -- What the monks built -- Fortress -- Gothic arches -- Cathedral towers -- Kobold work -- Time of new talk -- Fairy palaces -- Tudor names -- Round the city wall -- Playhouses -- Old settler's house -- Steel and concrete -- Acknowledgments -- Index.
Abstract "A new story of architecture"--Jacket subtitle.
Local noteLittle-23192--305131032854Z
General noteIllustrated lining-papers.
General noteA story of architecture for boys and girls.
LCCN 33023759

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